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Public debate held over bid to bring Channel 4 to Liverpool

Phil Redmond, the creator of TV shows Brookside and Grange Hill, is leading the campaign to bring the broadcaster to Liverpool. Photo: PA Images

A public debate will be held in Liverpool this morning about the city's bid to be Channel 4's new home. Media executives will discuss the proposal at the city's John Moores university followed by an audience Q&A session.

The event will take place at Egerton Court from 10am.